Friday, July 9, 2010
Whitney Member Saturday Night
Member Saturday Night
July 10, 6:30-8:30pm
7pm Private Performance with Min Xiao Fen
7:45pm Tour of Heat Waves in a Swamp: The Paintings of Charles Burchfield
Explore their current exhibitions away from the daytime crowds and enjoy a glass of wine at the cash bar. Pipa player Min Xiao Fen will interpret Christian Marclay's score Shuffle beginning at 7pm on the fourth floor gallery. Following the performance, a Whitmey Teaching Fellow will head you through the beautiful landscapes of painter Charles Burchfield in the third floor gallery.
Charles Burchfield, The Song of the Katydids on an August Morning, 1917. Watercolor, gouache, graphite, colored chalks, and pastel on off-white wove paper, 18 x 21 3/4 in. Karen and Kevin Kennedy Collection.